Acts 10:47-48

The Holy Spirit Falls on the Gentiles

47 n "Can anyone withhold water for baptizing these people, who have received the Holy Spirit o just as we have?" 48 And he p commanded them q to be baptized in the name of Jesus Christ. Then they asked him to remain for some days.

  1. Cross References
    Acts 8:36
    And as they were going along the road they came to some water, and the eunuch said, "See, here is water! What prevents me from being baptized?
  2. Cross References
    Acts 2:4
    And they were all filled with the Holy Spirit and began to speak in other tongues as the Spirit gave them utterance.
    Acts 11:17
    If then God gave the same gift to them as he gave to us when we believed in the Lord Jesus Christ, who was I that I could stand in God's way?
    Acts 15:8
    And God, who knows the heart, bore witness to them, by giving them the Holy Spirit just as he did to us.
  3. Cross References
    1 Corinthians 1:14 - 17
    I thank God that I baptized none of you except Crispus and Gaius.
  4. Cross References
    Acts 2:38
    And Peter said to them, "Repent and be baptized every one of you in the name of Jesus Christ for the forgiveness of your sins, and you will receive the gift of the Holy Spirit.
    Acts 8:12
    But when they believed Philip as he preached good news about the kingdom of God and the name of Jesus Christ, they were baptized, both men and women.
    Acts 8:16
    For he had not yet fallen on any of them, but they had only been baptized in the name of the Lord Jesus.
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